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 Expert  729839

Expert in Energy Systems, Air Quality, Thermodynamic Modeling and Analysis


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

North Carolina (NC)
USA
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Certified Energy Manager since 2010. Expert has a doctorate in chemical engineering with a focus on thermodynamic modeling. She has developed and published several models for the partitioning of volatile organic compounds in complex solutions.

Expert has four years experience in air quality modeling and pollution prevention. Her experience includes source apportionment modeling of fine particulate matter using the EPA-developed CMB model, developing low-VOC automotive coatings and verification of pesticide drift-reducing technologies.

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chemical engineering thermodynamics

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phase equilibrium thermodynamics

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air quality

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air-quality modeling

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air pollution control

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energy analysis software


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Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Raleigh, North Carolina;  Greensboro, North Carolina;  Durham, North Carolina;  Winston Salem, North Carolina;  Fayetteville, North Carolina;  Cary, North Carolina;  High Point, North Carolina;  Greenville, North Carolina;  Concord, North Carolina;  and Lynchburg, Virginia.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
2003   PhD   Chemical Engineering   Georgia Institute of Technology  
1997   BS   Engineering Science   Trinity University   Cum Laude

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2007 to 2008

 

Duke University

 

Climate Change Policy Partnership

 

Project Analyst

 

Managed a project examining biofuels technology and policy. Performed technical & cost analyses for an integrated coal gasification/ carbon capture & storage project. Analyzed and wrote summaries of energy legislation.

2003 to 2007

 

US EPA

 

Office of Research and Development

 

Environmental Engineer

 

Developed and tested low-VOC coatings for automotive applications. Developed a protocol for verification of pesticide drift reduction technologies. Performed research on sources of fine particulate matter, including source apportionment modeling of PM2.5. Developed quality assurance plans meeting regulatory level QA needs.

1997 to 2002

 

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

School of Chemical Engineering

 

Research Assistant

 

Conducted experimental and theoretical research on the effects of salt on the partitioning of volatile components in aqueous solutions. Served as teaching assistant for courses including graduate and undergraduate thermodynamics, chemical process fundamentals, fluid mechanics, and engineering ethics.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

Licenses/Certifications

Certified Energy Manager (CEM) - since 2010.


Publications:
Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Atmospheric Environment  
 - Aspects of Applied Biology  
 - Fluid Phase Equilibria  
 - Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research  
 - Research on Chemical Intermediates  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
2003 to 2007   US EPA   Environmental Engineer   Developed and tested low-VOC coatings for automotive applications. -Worked with regulatory offices and external stakeholder groups to develop a protocol for verification of pesticide drift reduction technologies. - Performed research on sources of fine particulate matter, including source apportionment modeling of PM2.5 using the CMB8.2 model and development of plans for validation of dilution sampling equipment and dynamometer sampling of mobile source diesel. - Managed multiple projects, including extramural research contracts. - Developed quality assurance plans meeting regulatory level QA needs.

Consulting Services:
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert for consulting on Thermodynamic Modelling - Ruthenium.
  • Expert for consulting on Salt Production Chemical Engineer.
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Recent Litigation Client Requests:
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Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
French   Intermediate
Turkish   Intermediate conversational skills and cultural understanding
Spanish   Intermediate level

 

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